Chicken Tikka Masala
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Author vahchef Yield No Value
Published Mar 24, 2009 Cooking Time 1 hour
Recipe Type Non Veg-Main Preparation Time 30 min
Ingredient Chicken Standing Time 1 hour
Description: Chicken tikka masala, a luscious red gravy based dish of roasted or grilled chicken pieces served in a rich aromatic, creamy and spiced delicious sauce. 

Recipe of Chicken Tikka Masala

Ingredient Name Quantity Unit
Caswhnut 1 Teaspoons
All Masala 2 Numbers
Methi Powder pinch Pinch
Turmuric pinch Pinch
Cumin Seeds 1/2 Teaspoons
Red Chilli Powder as per taste
Ginger Garlic 1 Teaspoons
Cumin Powder 1/2 Teaspoons
Coriander Powder 1 Teaspoons
Coriander Leaves 1 Cup
Curd 1
Chilli 4 Numbers
Red Pepper 1 Numbers
Onion 1 Numbers
Tomato 1 Numbers
Chicken 1 Numbers
Salt as per taste
Lemon 1 Numbers
Onion 1 Numbers
Cream 1 Tablespoons


  1. Take bone less chicken but cut into small pieces.and also vegetables, onions,bell peppers. 
  2. In a blender add tomato,cashwnuts and blend it. 
  3. Take a bowl add turmuric,chilli powder,coriander,gingergarlic,methi,curd,lime juice,salt,oil mix it and use half of this marinate to vegetables and half to chicken mix well and keep aside for 1 hr. 
  4. After one hour grill chicken and vegetables till they are half cooked. 
  5. Take a pan add oil,garama masala,cumin seeds,chopped onion finely,salt cook slowly add turmuric,gingergarlic,cumin,coriander,chilli powder,little water mix well add tomato paste which was blended mix well close it with a lid for 5 min. 
  6. Now add the cooked chicken and vegetables let it cook for 2min,add cream optional,add coriander leaves chopped.          
Posted Mar 24, 2009

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Dec 17, 2013
I love how your recipe includes that skewer! It's little things like that that make you my favorite recipe guy!

Naomi Sep 7, 2013
This is the best chicken Tikka recipe I have ever found. I've been using it for 3 years now.. so yummy!!

Diya Apr 4, 2013
This recipe is just wonderful.
At 2:13 of the video, you said 'onions' for tomatoes.

Kashish Sep 1, 2011
can we prepare this this dish with boneless chicken or do we have to take chicken beasts only?

sunita May 8, 2010
Tn the recipe the quantity of chicken is not mentioned. Is this 1 kg or is this 1 chicken. That quantity is the most imp. Pls let me know.
thk u

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